Common sense : addressed to the inhabitants of America, on the following interesting subjects. I. Of the origin and design of government in general, with concise remarks on the English constitution. II. Of monarchy and hereditary succession ; III. Thoughts on the present state of American affairs ; IV. Of the present ability of America, with some miscellaneous reflections
John Adams Library copy bound with numerous other items, all separately cataloged. Spine title: Pamphlets. Inscribed on t.p: "Adams Library."
Publisher Philadelphia : Printed, and sold, by R. Bell, in Third-street
Call number 2355762
Digitizing sponsor Sloan Foundation
Book contributor John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
Collection johnadamsBPL; bostonpubliclibrary; americana
Notes no page marked 75/76, portions of pages 73/74 and 77/78 missing
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Adams, T.R. Amer. pamphlets
John Adams Library copy transferred from the supervisors of the Temple and School Fund. Quincy, Mass., 1894
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March 11, 2012
Sure, alot of sites have Thomas Paines "Common Sense". How many can say they have John Adams' personal copy?
The last pages are torn though
February 7, 2010
John Adam's copy of Common Sense
Maybe it is just me, but it does not get better than this.